Join us Sept 21st, 2019

Enjoy Awesome Boats and Craft Beer

Join us September 21, 2019 at 2pm for the 8th annual installation of Hops and Props in Downtown Manistee

A Signature Manistee Event featuring classic wooden boats and Michigan Craft beer, cider and wine. Taste your way through over 100 beers from 35 Michigan Breweries, an assortment of classic boats, as well as new boats to get you out on the water while listening to great local music. Must be 21+ to attend.

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Time until the 7th Annual Hops and Props in Downtown Manistee








Advance Tickets $25 | At the Door $30

Ticket includes a Hops & Props glass (approximately 6 ounces) and 5 beer samples.
Additional drink tickets can be bought for $1 a piece.
Designated Drivers can purchase a separate wristband to gain entry for $5.

Purchase tickets in Manistee at the Chamber of Commerce, the Visitors Center & North Channel Brewing Company.
Purchase tickets in Ludington at Ludington Bay Brewing Co.
Or purchase tickets online below.

Brewery List

Stormcloud Brewing Co.
Whiled Away

Perrin Brewing Co.
North South IPA
Smore Stout
Blonde Porter
Damsel in Distress

Cigar city
Tropical Invasion Pale Ale
Maduro Brown Ale

Mountain Town Brewing Co.
Trainwreck Ale
Iron Horse IPA
Lazy River Lager
Railyard Raspberry Wheat

Ridge Cider Co.
Raspberry Cider
Porch Sittin Cider
Carmel Apple Cider
Squeeze Cider

North Channel Brewery
Manistee’s IPA
Salt City Blonde
Coffee Coconut Porter

Douglas Valley Winery
Caramel Apple Cider
Cohodas Red
Just Peachy Moscato

Loves Wines Winery of Ludington
Ship Faced
Michigan Apple Cider Table Wine

Oskar Blues
Dales Pale Ale

Bee Well Meadery
Ginger Peach
King’s Cherry
Apple Pie

Short’s Brewing Company
Local’s Light
Bellaire Brown
Soft Parade
Slum Lord

Iron Fish
Wile E. Coyote with Gin
Autumn Spiced Mule with Winter Wheat Vodka

Arbor Brewing Company
Tilted Earth
Violen Monster
Crystal Peacock
Euchre Pilsner

Beards Brewery
Oh the Citranity
Owl Madillo

Bell’s Brewery
Best Brown
Two Hearted

Ellison Brewery
Gnomes Amber
Crescent Fresh IPA
Dawn Street Pale Ale
Tiramisu Stout

Farmhaus Cider
Tropical Vibes

Founders Brewing Co.
All Day IPA
Mosaic Promise
Solid gold

Grand armory
White Chocolate
Crop Duster
Year Round Brown

Bubba Kolsch
Michigan Honey
Party at Moon Tower

Ludington Bay
Summer Fling
First Curve
Watermelon Wheat

The Mitten Brewing Co.
Mango Gold
Country Strong

New Holland Brewing
Mad Hatter
Tangerine Space Machine

Northern Naturals
Northern Star Hard Cider
Cranberry Ginger Apple Hard Cider
Sweet Orange Blossom Hard Cider

Right Brain Brewery
Luminous Lemon
Dead Kettle
Ceo Stout

Saugutuck Brewing Company    
Paled It
Oval Beach
Oak Wizard

Short’s Brewing Company
Local’s Light
Bellaire Brown
Soft Parade
Slum Lord

Starving Artist
Cool Papa
Boat Drinks

This year will feature artists Hanna Rose & the Gravetones & 100 Proof. Get your dancing shoes ready!


Following the event, the fun continues as local restaurants have their taps taken over by featured breweries from the Beer Festival.

Bluefish Kitchen & Bar
featuring: Ludington Bay & Saugatuck Brewing Company

TJ’s Pub
featuring: Arbor brewing company & Starving Artist

Famous Flynns
featuring: Grand Armory

The Fillmore
featuring; Stormcloud


Manistee DDA  1(231) 398 – 3262

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